• The opportunity to work in a fast paced start-up, where requirements can change overnight and getting things done is as simple as making a case and leading the charge
  • Work closely with development and QA teams on new and ongoing projects related to high availability, scalability, security and performance
  • Review and enhance metrics to proactively forecast problems
  • Design and write automations to deploy, manage and monitor a rapidly growing number of servers and services
  • Work as part of an amazing team of like-minded individuals with a can-do attitude to change the world


  • Strong understanding of cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services or OpenStack
  • GNU/Linux system administration ninja skills
  • Strong tendency to automate and monitor everything
  • Proficiency with configuration management technologies and containers (Ansible, Docker, etc.)
  • Experience managing highly available databases (Couchbase, InfluxDB, Neo4J)
  • Knowledge of best practices related to security, high availability, performance and disaster recovery
  • Knowledge of a modern programming language (Java, Go, Python, etc.)
  • You are able to estimate, prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Ability and willingness to be on call during some weekends and evenings
  • You have excellent command of the English language


  • Being borderline paranoid about security
  • Someone that would relish unconventional working hours and therefore search for a position which is not a rigid 9 to 5 job
  • Familiarity with cryptography and security practices
  • An inherent need for coffee and biscuits